Car rentals in Windsor: All you need to know
You want a great automobile to take you around Windsor whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. Explore the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Windsor. CarRentals.com has answered the most popular questions about car rentals in Windsor. Read on to discover the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
Where can I get a bargain car rental in Windsor?
We always strive to get you the best price. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Be sure to:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which can cost more
- Know ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book in advance
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Windsor?
In Windsor, we have a few rental car suppliers to decide from, like Hertz. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which one is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Windsor?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Windsor. If you're having a little trouble deciding, make sure to go over the chart below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Windsor?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Windsor is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to review the terms to determine what the total will be before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Windsor?
When cruising through Windsor or the rest of the U.S. of A., you will need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Most countries require driver's insurance. You might be able to purchase additional insurance through the rental car dealer for your trip, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.
The major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will generally provide some coverage. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering bigger vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. Be sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Windsor.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.
You will need to search for an open gas station close to the drop-off location
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually suggest that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for anyone who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you go over a few things before you leave the lot on your Windsor adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Check out your vehicle and be sure there is no damage or scratches. If you notice any, write it down on your paperwork
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Windsor car rental today
Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. No matter who you are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can fit your needs and not break your wallet.